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WATCH: Jack White and Beck Perform “Loser”, “Where It’s At” and “Pay No Mind” Live

July 29th, 2014
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On Saturday, Jack White dropped by Beck’s performance and joined him on a couple of tracks. These songs included “Loser”, “Where It’s At” and “Pay No Mind”.
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By Carlett Spike Posted in News , ,

Farm Aid Announces 2014 Lineup Including Jack White, Dave Matthews and Willie Nelson

July 27th, 2014
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Farm Aid has recently announced its lineup for the 2014 incarnation of the festival, and there are some noteworthy headliners taking part in the festival this year. While still featuring festival regulars like Willie Nelson, Neil Young, and John Mellencamp, this year’s Farm Aid will feature a new face not previously seen in a Farm Aid. Read more…

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LISTEN: Jack White Covers Jimi Hendrix’s “Manic Depression” Live

July 25th, 2014
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On a recent tour date in Chicago, Jack White took time to play a few classic rock covers; most notably, Bob Dylan’s “Tell Me That It Isn’t True” and “Manic Depression” by Jimi Hendrix.

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By Jess Marshalek Posted in News ,

WATCH: Jack White Covers Jay-Z and Dick Dale Live

July 21st, 2014
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In a recent performance at Louisville, Kentucky’s Forecastle Festival, Jack White covered Jay Z’s “99 Problems” and Dick Dale’s “Misirlou”. This performance serves as another attempt at White covering new genres of music.
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Jack White – Lazaretto

July 8th, 2014
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Left Alone to His Own Devices

Jack White’s second solo album, Lazaretto, is upon us. It is not Blunderbuss, Part Two (The Reblundering?), and anyone expecting more of the same from Jack White in any context may have missed the point. Whether it was the steady, continuing evolution of The White Stripes, the dark and moody crunch of The Dead Weather, or the jam-ready rock of The Raconteurs, White changes things up at every turn. When left to his own devices, his sound becomes simultaneously more concentrated and more expansive. Despite taking authorial lead, he invites more collaboration in the form of guest artists and his two backing bands, The Buzzards and The Peacocks. He experiments, he stretches and he surprises, giving little care to style or genre boundaries. In another artist’s hands the variety accomplished on Blunderbuss would have felt unfocused and jarring. Instead, White found thematic continuity and made it exciting. So what of Lazaretto? Read more…

By Alyssa Fried Posted in Reviews

Jack White Covers Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead”

July 2nd, 2014
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Jack White’s June 26 show in Dublin featured a bluesy rock rendition of Kanye’s, “Black Skinhead.” The familiar rolling drum intro had the Irish crowd cheering before he moved into his own “High Ball Stepper,” then circled back to the cover. A fan video shows White’s blazing cover as the opener in the very first minutes of the set. Read more…

By Emily Clark Posted in News

WATCH: Jack White Covers Metallica at Glastonbury

June 30th, 2014
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During his own set at Glastonbury, Jack White performed a cover of the 1991 Metallica track “Enter Sandman”. Despite the controversy surrounding Metallica during the event, White showed support for them and even served as a reminder of the legend Metallica truly is.
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WATCH: Jack White Performs “Fel In Love With A Girl” And Covers “I Wanna Be Your Dog” And “Where It’s At” In Dublin

June 28th, 2014
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At a recent stop before the Glastonbury Festival, Jack White played a classic of his own and covered hits by others. He was joined onstage by members of the Kills in a live performance featuring older and newer songs.

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By Joe Mayfield Posted in News , ,

Bonnaroo 2014: Day Three

June 25th, 2014
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The clouds withheld their rain, opting instead to roll on by; but that did not stop the heat from cranking up for day three on The Farm. ‘Roovians trudged from their campsites wielded a variety of sticks to help spot their clans, carried umbrellas to hide from the heat or bared it all to soak up the sun. Over in Centeroo, Bonnaroo’s signature watering hole called The Fountain, along with a fifty-foot inflatable waterslide and slip-n-slide, was all the rage throughout the day. Nevertheless, music lovers alike could not ignore the plethora of amazing bands that were lined up throughout the day. Read more…

By Marisa Rose Ficara Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , , , ,

Listen to Soundboard Audio of Jack White’s Entire Set at Bonnaroo 2014

June 19th, 2014
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Rocker Jack White capped off Bonnaroo’s third day in rousting fashion with a two and a half-hour 26-song set. The setlist included material from his entire career including songs from the White Stripes, The Raconteurs, and Dead Weather, in addition to his solo career. If you missed the festival, or if you want to relive that incredible night, a soundboard quality download is available here.

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By Jess Marshalek Posted in News